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Stock prices have been quoted in fractions for two centuries,
based on a system descended from Spanish pieces of eight.
Each dollar was cut into eight bits worth 12.5 cents each.
- Charles A. Jaffe

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All of the books in the world contain no more information
than is broadcast as video in a single large American city in a single year.
Not all bits have equal value.
- Carl Sagan

I am the owner of my choices.
I am the source for the perspectives I choose to hold...
regardless of how aware I am of why or how I come to possess
that particular perspective.
It takes courage to look into the mirror of our souls, absent excuses.
I will look into that mirror little bits at a time.
SEE and ACT. SEE what I can bear to see and ACT upon what I am able.
This is the heart of a gentle invitation to personal responsibility.
- Mary Anne Radmacher

It's impossible to move, to live, to operate at any
level without leaving traces,
bits, seemingly meaningless fragments of personal information.
- William Gibson

 

Do your little bit of good where you are;
its those little bits of good put together that overwhelm the world.
- Desmond Tutu

I did pilots here and there but mostly I was doing little bits in movies.
- Donal Logue

I borrow bits from everyone.
- Janice Dickinson

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Hardly any generation wants to take the whole of the last generation,
it just wants to take its best bits.
- Ninette de Valois

I could have closed down bits of British Home Stores
to make more money but it's not my style.
I want to make my money as a retailer,
not by putting people out of work.
- Philip Green

I woke in bits, like all children, piecemeal over the years.
I discovered myself and the world, and forgot them,
and discovered them again.
- Annie Dillard

I've always drawn on bits and pieces of my own life.
- Armistead Maupin

I used to write bits and pieces of comedy material
for various comics that were at the Windmill...
as well as my film job, I was under contract,
I was allowed to do that and everything.
- Val Guest

I'd go on the train to castings, changing from my school uniform on the train.
I carried on like that for a few years,
getting jobs in bits and pieces.
- Kate Moss

Understand, when you eat meat, that something did die.
You have an obligation to value it -
not just the sirloin but also all those wonderful tough little bits.
- Anthony Bourdain

I'm just doing little bits and pieces for other magazines right now.
- Jhonen Vasquez

Fiction is life with the dull bits left out.
- Clive James

I've got one idea I want to do for a film and you know
I just enjoy myself doing bits and pieces.
- Norman Wisdom

I won't say I wouldn't be grateful and happy and delighted
and thrilled to bits to receive a nomination.
But I wouldn't be suicidal if it didn't happen.
- Tom Wilkinson

My Roman girlfriend translates bits from Italian into English.
It is sublime.
- Francesca da Rimini

We know evolution happened because innumerable bits
of data from myriad fields of science conjoin to paint
a rich portrait of life's pilgrimage.
- Michael Shermer

The amount of information that can be stored by the ultimate laptop,
10 to the 31st bits, is much higher than the 10 to
the 10th bits stored on current laptops.
- Seth Lloyd

I like that totally mixed up kind of eclectic group
of personal props and bits of costume and I think the
fun of doing that is where I was very lucky with Doctor Who.
- Lalla Ward

I don't watch the show - only bits and pieces of all of them.
The only one I sat through was the pilot.
- Calista Flockhart

I've always enjoyed writing, I graduated with a degree in English;
I've done bits of journalism.
- Michael York

So I have the classic amateur's technique;
I know some very tricky bits and I have large gaping holes.
- Bill Bruford

We must break problems down into small,
digestible bits.
We must define the concepts that we use and explain
what components they consist of.
We must tackle small problems.
- Abdolkarim Soroush

Drama is life with the dull bits cut out.
- Alfred Hitchcock

I try and make little stories.
Whether it's with a pencil or with bits of records,
it's really the same thing.
- Eric San

I would find myself, not necessarily always assigning
these little bits of music for here or there,
but all of a sudden something would fall into place
and it would be exactly that.
- William Bolcom

My training was that you fill in the canvas where it
needs colour and polishing.
You start with the words on the first night and keep adding bits of business.
- Ron Moody

As I said, I had no publisher for What a Carve Up!
while I was writing it, so all we had to live off was
my wife's money and little bits I was picking up for journalism.
- Jonathan Coe

My attitude to writing is like when you do wallpapering,
you remember where all the little bits are that don't meet.
And then your friends say: It's terrific!
- Harrison Birtwistle

When we were making Speaking in Tongues and Remain in Light,
we were jamming.
From that we were taking the best bits and then recording
and improvising on top of those.
- Tina Weymouth

I saw a boy of the crew purchasing javelins of them
with bits of platters and broken glass.
- Christopher Columbus

I'm a big fan of editing and keeping only the interesting bits in.
- Sarah Vowell

Even before my audition, there were several pages missing
from my script because those bits were so unbelievably
secret not even I was allowed to see them.
- Ian Hart

I've been working with the land for most of my life;
walking it and photographing it.
And I love it to bits.
- Fay Godwin

I see bits and pieces of me in all the characters in my films.
- Neil LaBute

President Kennedy was a voracious reader and was forever
coming up with fascinating bits of information.
- Pierre Salinger

I was molded, spent my time underneath a lot of goo.
And then the bits and pieces were sculpted.
It took probably 10 days to create each character after all those camera tests.
- Brendan Fraser

I take little bits and pieces of ideas that I may or
may not believe in but I give them to this character and he runs with them.
I have fun with however he handles the situation.
- Jhonen Vasquez

We talked a lot about The Best Intentions and how we
could shoot certain scenes in different ways with slightly
different bits of dialogue and information,
so that later on, we could cut the piece more easily
and it would still feel complete,
even though it was shorter.
- Bille August

That's the trouble with anything which essentially
has a lot of bits that are physically impossible:
You're left,
stuck, in the studio.
And that's a shame.
You're making a movie.
You don't want it to stay put, you want it to be a movie -
to move.
- Robbie Coltrane

I take my fun very seriously, whether it's playing
the drums or acting in comedy bits.
The need to be disciplined about it,
and not take it lightly,
and not be too casual, is something I take deeply to heart.
- Max Weinberg

You can muck around with different guitars for certain bits,
but you have to have your own sound.
That's your benchmark, that's your sound.
I also play a Black Beauty.
It sounds amazing.
- Dan Hawkins

Unfortunately we don't have all the bits and pieces
on the car that we had hoped to have by this stage
so we've got to make as good a job as we can with what
we have and we feel we are doing well with that at the moment.
- David Leslie

I read a whole bunch of bits and pieces over the years,
obviously from the fan magazines and the rest of the stuff,
and I just wanted to give a little more insight into
what's happening in my personal life.
- Davy Jones

Those 25 dancers we worked with for a day,
in as highly productive a way as possible -
a long class,
a period of teaching bits of the repertory -
in fact I didn't teach Bank,
I've used parts of Oil and Water.
- Siobhan Davies

One of the things that is not so good is that a decision
was made long ago about the size of an IP address -
32 bits.
At the time it was a number much larger than anyone
could imagine ever having that many computers but it
turned out to be to small.
- Jon Postel

What was so good about it was that the set that they
originally built stayed there,
and weathered over the five years.
It got five summers and five winters of weather.
It became more and more authentic as we worked in it,
and they added bits to it.
- Derek Jacobi

I work out the other bits, too, but I need to know what I look like,
very early on.
And then it's like a template; I'll fill that person out.
If I get that out of the way, then I'm all right.
- Judi Dench

To make films is as boring as watching paint dry -
you usually have to do little tiny bits here and there.
You go off waiting for lighting, you come back -
the energy dies.
You hope you can find someone who can keep it going.
- Jenny Agutter

We are not born all at once, but by bits.
The body first, and the spirit later;
and the birth and growth of the spirit,
in those who are attentive to their own inner life,
are slow and exceedingly painful.
- Mary Antin

We are like horses who hurt themselves as soon as they pull on their bits -
and we bow our heads.
We even lose consciousness of the situation,
we just submit.
Any re-awakening of thought is then painful.
- Simone Weil

They looked great, you know the drawings of the guys
playing looked great and bits of string around their necks.
So it didn't seem to be that difficult a thing to do,
or that inaccessible.
- Eric Clapton

I couldn't care less about who sees my bits...
My friends asked how I could do scenes like that and not get excited,
but it wasn't like that.
My bits looked the size of a cashew nut!
- Colin Farrell

Instead of an attic with a few test tubes,
bits of wire and odds and ends, the attack on the atomic
nucleus has required the development and construction
of great instruments on an engineering scale.
- Ernest Lawrence

These things don't just come, arrive and settle like
a bird picking up a few bits of crumbs.
They develop.
I think the best word for these things is develop.
They develop because of the human beings who just happen to be there at the time.
- Patrick Macnee

I've wanted to do it for years, but every attempt at
it has turned into another tune.
We have actually taken a different approach,
we're doing a lot of sampling - we're even sampling bits of Flash!
- Peter Banks

With a movie you're creating from the beginning this particular work,
let's not call it work of art, because very few movies are works of art,
let's just call them bits of popular culture,
whatever they are, sometimes very rarely by accident
a movie becomes a work of art.
- Sydney Pollack

It's a video release as well so I have to be perfectly honest and go,
probably not specifically for DVD, but there are extra
bits on it that aren't on anything else,
so as exciting as that sounds.
- Jo Brand

I think up until that time a lot of focus on Internet
coverage was either sort of the bits and bytes aspect of it,
sort of the high-tech aspect of it, and the sociological aspect of it,
which is how it was transforming culture.
- James Daly

At this point we've answered about every question you
could possibly imagine about Deep Space Nine,
so we do this thing called Theatrical Jazz,
where we do a show of bits and pieces of things from plays and literature,
poetry...
stuff that we like.
It's fun.
- Rene Auberjonois

When I work alone, it can be like dabbling with a canvas.
Maybe you paint over bits, and it starts to form its
own life and lead you off in a direction.
It becomes an intuitive, subconscious process.
- Lindsey Buckingham

Same thing with film, by the time you've finished shooting
and you've really been into everything,
you've touched up everything in the editing room.
You've gone in there and taken little bits from everything.
- Ridley Scott

To leave the world a bit better ...
to know that one life has breathed easier because you have lived.
This is to have succeeded.
- Ralph Waldo Emerson

You are important. You are the star -
the only star - of your own life show.
Everyone else is a bit player in the great drama of your life.
Be of service to humanity, but never be anyone's doormat.
- Jonathan Lockwood Huie

I am merely a bit player in your stories,
as you are merely a bit player in mine.
- Jonathan Lockwood Huie

Most truths are so naked
that people feel sorry for them
and cover them up,
at least a little bit.
- Edward R. Murrow

What if Christmas, he thought, doesn't come from a store.
What if Christmas, perhaps, means a little bit more.
- Dr. Seuss

All the learnin' my father paid for was a bit o' birch
at one end and an alphabet at the other.
- George Eliot


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